Madame X (Madame Pierre Gautreau)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London)

Date: 1883–84

Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper

Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 13 3/16 in. (24.8 x 33.5 cm)
Mat: 14 1/4 × 19 1/4 in. (36.2 × 48.9 cm)
Framed (standard exhibition frame): 16 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. (41.3 x 54 x 2.9 cm)

Classification: Drawings

Credit Line: Purchase, Charles and Anita Blatt Gift, John Wilmerding Gift and Rogers Fund, 1970

Accession Number: 1970.47

Description

Sargent made more preparatory studies for Madame X than for any other portrait.

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